Regardless of how it happened, you haven't seen your son, grandchildren or your daughter-in-law in weeks, months, maybe even years. You've called, emailed, and texted. You've tried everything you can think of to turn things around, but nothing changes -- except that their anger towards you seems to be growing.
What is really at the heart of a shared economy? I find myself reflecting on this quite a bit after my friend, an advocate of the shared economy movement stayed with me for four days.
We were eating lunch. He said "Don't look." I asked "Why". He said "Sonya, do not look." You know I did. Turned my head and there they were -- a moth...
Daisy's dignified goodbye is relevant for anyone struggling to accept the rejection by another.
"Love is the greatest refreshment in life." -- Pablo Picasso Picasso's artistic style changed over periods of time that could be marked by the pha...
What if your soulmate didn't have a body?
I've lived through Valentine's Days single, as part of a couple, and even engaged (in 2002). Some will find this odd, but of the men I've met and dated so far, I have actually been happier on the single Valentine's Days than the coupled ones.
It's like knowing you like brunettes but start dating a blonde, and then nine years into it you break up with her, saying, "Sorry, I just never liked your hair." That's not her fault -- it's yours
I consider low self-esteem to represent a form of psychological injury, one that impacts us "systemically" and operates in a variety of contexts.
We, the ex wives of America, having walked through the fires of Hell, now stand united and empowered in our new life.
The fact is, relationships are a table for two. And if you want to luxuriate at the table with your partner, rather than one (or both) of you wanting to sneak out a window, hail a cab and be outta there, make sure that your language is the connected kind.
"Ok, Stupid" is an ongoing series of drawn self-portraits inspired by self-representation of women in the digital age and online dating as a young, working-class feminist survivor navigating a surveillance/exhibition culture.
Forget to make dinner reservations and order a bouquet for your partner this Valentine's Day? Go to a movie, sit in the back and make out like teenagers.
One day when we're old, I will show you all the scraps of paper of letters started, but never finished. But I've let go of needing to say it perfect... because I intend to keep writing you love letters imperfectly, until I'm no longer able to write.
The good news is that PTSD doesn't have to put a damper on your Valentine's Day. With appropriate and effective treatment the condition can be controlled, allowing love and romance to prosper yet again in your relationship.
With Valentine's Day soon approaching comes the question, what is the fix to a languishing libido? In contrast to the myriad of over two dozen approved medical treatments for sexual dysfunction in men, not one medical treatment has been approved for use in women.